Nice Buns: Ways to Say I Love You, Jordan Parshall (adult readers)
Nice Buns is the perfect way to tell your sweetheart how much you care and an excellent holiday, valentine, or birthday gift. Let Jordan Parshall’s collection of charming, single-panel comics will help you spread the love!
Letter Trees, BJ Jewett (any age readers)
One sunny day, author BJ Jewett and her husband were traveling home when they spotted a tree shaped like the letter “A” set against the bright blue sky. They marveled at it and wondered if the forest held any other letter-shaped trees for them to find. And so began their journey to photograph all the letter trees of the alphabet!
From A to Z, Letter Trees explores the Missouri forests and sings a song of appreciation for the outdoors! Brightly illustrated with the author’s own, untouched photographs, this book celebrates the wondrous beauty of the forest and inspires every reader to simply go outside and play.
Onto Umm. . ., Jerry Beck (adult readers)
Enjoy the public art poetry by nationally recognized artist, educator, and community activist Jerry Beck in this playful and thought-provoking collection. Carefully edited and arranged for the book space by art critic and curator Josephine Fatima Martins, this engaging series of 3-line poems leads readers on an adventure of the mind. Onto Umm . . . unleashes the brain by encouraging curiousity and exploration in the familiar and questioning established perspective. Treat yourself to a moment of pause, expansion, and play with Jerry Beck’s art poetry!
LoSing Strength and Dexterity is a journey through pain, suffering, creative coping, and searching for inner peace told through narrative letters, poems, and personal reflections. Drawing on her deeply personal experiences, author Quána Madison explores what it is like to live with disruptive chronic illnesses resulting from surgical treatments for breast, ovarian, and uterine cancer. Armed with courage and unwavering resilience, Quána confronts and mourns the death of her former life, while opening her heart and mind to a new horizon. LoSing Strength and Dexterity navigates complex traumas and embraces personal transformation in this inspiring, validating, and revelatory read.
The perfect notebook to help keep your personal and professional notes concise and consolidated. Designed specifically to help the movers and shakers of today stay in concert with their happenings and dreams. Perfect for creatives, activists, entrepreneurs, organizers, parents, managers, public servants, and other professionals to track important meeting notes and personal thoughts—all together in one place!
Each book combines monthly to-do lists, space to express goals and inspiration, a compact calendar, and beyond.